Alternative ASEAN Network on Burma (ALTSEAN Burma)
Alternative ASEAN Network on Burma is a regional network engaged in advocacy, campaigns and capacity building to establish a free and democratic Burma. The mission of Alternative ASEAN is to work with the democracy movement and its supporters to produce resources and create opportunities for: Building and strengthening strategic relationships among key networks and organisations from Burma, ASEAN and the international community; Implementing innovative strategies that are responsive to emerging needs and urgent developments; And inspiring and building confidence for empowerment among activists, particularly women, youth and all ethnic groups of Burma.
The vision of Alternative ASEAN is to be committed to a free and democratic Burma where all the people enjoy human rights in accordance with the principles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. They are dedicated to the creation of a society of empowered individuals and communities in charge of their own destiny.This can be realized through genuine national reconciliation, regional cooperation and mutual respect.